CSS 2022 Registration

CSS 2022 — Online Registration

Important NoticeApplications for the CSS 2022 exams were opened during the period from 28th November to 15th December, 2021. The written exams will be conducted on 12th May, 2022. Admission Certificate for the written exams would be made available on website by 20th April, 2022.  Thanks  

CSS 2022 MCQs-based Preliminary Test (MPT)

Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) held its MCQs-based Preliminary Test (MPT) on 20th February, 2022 (Sunday). It was mandatory to qualify MPT for appearing in main written CSS Competitive Examination, 2022 for recruitment to posts in BS-17 in twelve Occupational Groups/Services of Federal Government.

  • The CSS 2022 — MCQ Based Preliminary Test (MPT) was conducted in 20 cities including Abbottabad, Bahawalpur, DG Khan, DI Khan, Faisalabad, Gilgit, Gujranwala, Hyderabad, Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Larkana, Multan, Muzaffarabad, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Turbat and Sukkur simultaneously. The holding of examination in a city mentioned above was subject to availability of sufficient number of candidates wishing to appear in exam from that particular city.

  • ELIGIBILITY: Both male and female including special persons having at least 2nd Division Bachelor’s degree and between the ages of 21 to 30 years are eligible. The upper age limit is relax-able by two years for categories mentioned in Rule 6 of CSS Competitive Examination Rules-2019 and onwards, subject to fulfillment of documentary requirements. The cutoff date for determining the eligibility of the candidate in terms of age, qualification, domicile etc, is 31st December, 2021.

  • PROCEDURE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION: All aspirants applied online for Preliminary MCQ Test during the period 28th November to 15th December 2021.

  • SYLLABUS of MPT may be viewed on FPSC’s website or click here.


  • Deposit Rs. 250/-as Exam Fee, before the closing date in the nearest Government Treasury/State Bank of Pakistan/National Bank of Pakistan under the account head “C02101-Organs of State Exam fee (FPSC Receipt) and bring Original Challan form at Exam Center at the time of appearing in the Test.

  • Download computer generated Admission Certificates from FPSC website i.e. www.fpsc.gov.pk. In this regard no intimation shall be sent through post etc.

  • No submission of hard copy is required for the on-line registration of the MPT test.

  • Be informed that examination centre once selected shall not be changed. No request in this regard shall be entertained thereafter.

  • Correctly enter CNIC Number & Date of Birth in online form. Wrong entry may lead to rejection.

  • Cut-off date for determining eligibility of the candidate in terms of age, qualification, domicile, etc., is December 31 of the current year.

  • It is in the interest of the applicants to observe the guidelines given here. Be mindful of the closing dates.

CSS 2022 Written Exams Schedule

All candidates who have qualified MCQ Based Preliminary Test (MPT) for CSS 2022 and intend to appear in written part of CSS Competitive Examination, 2022 may furnish online application to FPSC uptil 18th March, 2022. The written part of CSS Written Competitive Examination-2022 will be held w.e.f. 12th May, 2022 (Thursday).


  • Deposit examination fee @ Rs.2200/- before 18th March, 2022 in the nearest Govt. Treasury/State Bank of Pakistan/National Bank of Pakistan under the account head “C02101-Organs of State Exam fee (FPSC Receipt) vide challan form available on website.

  • Submit online application to FPSC uptill 18th March, 2022 available at FPSC website. Choose optional subjects in terms of Appendix-I of CSS Rules, 2019. Choose Examination Centre carefully. Subsequent changes in optional subjects and Examination Centre will not be allowed.

Required Documents for Registration

Students are required to submit the following documents in order to appear in the written examinations after qualifying the screening test. If hardcopy/documents reach to FPSC after 28th March, 2022 it would not be accepted and candidature will be rejected. Admission Certificate would be made available on website by 20th April, 2022. No separate
intimation through post will be sent to candidates.

  • Duly signed hardcopy of online application along with original Treasury Receipt

  • Attested copies of Computerized National Identity Card (CNIC), Degree(s) and self-Domicile Certificate.

  • Attested copy of Matriculation Certificate showing date of birth and attested copy of Intermediate Certificate. Provisional Certificate/ Result Card/ Marks Sheet is not acceptable.

  • Your recent 4 passport size pictures (attested on back side, mentioning name and father’s name).

  • Certificate of disability from the competent authority (if applicable).

  • Azad Kashmir applicants are required to submit the certificate from the Kashmir affairs division. -Certificate of minority (if applicable).

  • Government servants required to submit departmental permission certificate.

  • No objection certificate if the applicant was ex-employee of armed of Pakistan.

  • Attested certificate for Provincial/ Federal Tribal Areas candidates and those belonging to Gilgit-Baltistan.

Note: All the documents should be attested before their submission, including the passport size photos. And attestation can be done by any 17th-grade officer.

Dispatch your documents on this address: Secretary, FPSC Headquarters Aga Khan Road, Sector F 5/1, Islamabad.

CSS 2022 – Important Links & Certificates

  1. To apply for CSS 2022 MPT, click here.

  2. To apply for CSS 2022 Written exams, click here.

  3. To download CSS 2022 MPT challan form, click here.

  4. To download CSS 2022 Written exams challan form, click here.

  5. To view public notice for CE-2022 MPT, click here.

  6. To view public notice for CE-2022 Written exams, click here.

  7. Rules For Competitive Examination (CSS) – 2022

  8. Detailed syllabus for CSS 2022 — MCQ Based Preliminary Test (MPT)

  9. Syllabi For Written Competitive Examination (CSS) 2016 & Onwards

Other certificates, if required:

  1. Certificate for Scheduled Caste/ Buddhist Community (Annex-A)

  2. Certificate for candidates belonging to Tribal Areas (Annex-B)

  3. Certificate for candidates belonging to Azad Jammu & Kashmir Territory (Annex-C)

  4. Certificate for candidates belonging to Minorities (Annex-D)

  5. Departmental Permission Certificate (Annex-E)

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